Chapter 9. The Ornaments of Ionia

  1. Alan M. Greaves

Published Online: 15 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319224.ch9

The Land of Ionia: Society and Economy in the Archaic Period

The Land of Ionia: Society and Economy in the Archaic Period

How to Cite

Greaves, A. M. (2010) The Ornaments of Ionia, in The Land of Ionia: Society and Economy in the Archaic Period, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444319224.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 22 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405199001

Online ISBN: 9781444319224

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Keywords:

  • ornaments of Ionia;
  • “art” of Archaic Ionia and Ionia's “lost” art treasures;
  • Ionian painted pottery in Archaic period - how Ionian art can be “read” differently;
  • Greek “orientalizing” pottery and high-value bronze and ivory import from Near East;
  • designs and techniques of Ionian Wild Goat style pottery;
  • “Art” and literature;
  • “Connoisseurship” of Ionian Pottery - key themes in Archaic and Classical history;
  • Fikellura-style amphora with running man, sixth century BC;
  • South Ionia's major styles - Middle Wild Goat II and Fikellura;
  • pottery styles in early Ionia - petrographic analysis and neutron activation analysis (NAA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • “Art” and Landscape

  • Ionia's Lost “Art” Treasures

  • “Art” and Literature

  • “Connoisseurship” of Ionian Pottery

  • “Reading” Ionian “Art”

  • Conclusions